Tag: Muslims in Myanmar
Protect Rohingya Rights - Before It's Too Late
an international lawyer has called on the global community to... basic rights of the rohingya muslims ...
rohama reports- in an interview on saturday, barry grossman said... there is a "complete blackout of information” with respect to... the "horrible” situation of the rohingya muslim community in the... to fulfill its undertakings to provide internationally monitored access to...
News ID: 13108   Publish Date: 2014/04/06


UN blasts Rohingya's exclusion from Myanmar census
myanmar’s long-persecuted rohingya muslims from the country’s first census in...
rohama reports- on wednesday, the un accused myanmar of deviating... from its commitment that the census will be exercised in... accordance with international standards and human rights principles in a... statement, the un population fund said the exclusion of rohingyas...
News ID: 13025   Publish Date: 2014/04/02


Myanmar bans Rohingyas from census
myanmar will not allow muslims to register as ‘rohingya’ in... the country’s first census in three decades despite un assurances...
rohama reports- ye htut, a government spokesman, says rohingya muslims... census in the past 30 years "if a household wants... to identify themselves as 'rohingya', we will not register it,"... htut told reporters in yangon on saturday the term 'bengali'...
News ID: 13000   Publish Date: 2014/04/09


probe on Rohingya Muslims
HRW urges probe on Rohingya Muslims deported by Thailand
human rights watch hrw has called for a probe into... the fate of hundreds of rohingya muslims that thailand says...
the international rights group has called for a transparent inquiry... into the whereabouts of 1,300 rohingya muslims that thailand says... transparent investigation into what has actually happened to these 1,300... rohingyas since we're getting contradictory stories from the thai authorities,"...
News ID: 12141   Publish Date: 2014/02/15


Parisians to Rally against Killing of Myanmar Muslims
a rally is planned to be held in paris on... saturday, july 6, in protest to the killing of muslims... in myanmar ...
the group "stop genocide in myanmar” hameb is organizing the... france to take part in the rally on the eve... of myanmar president thein sein’s planned trip to france the... group says the demonstration aims at denouncing the silence of...
News ID: 11335   Publish Date: 2013/07/03


Dalai Lama decries Buddhist attacks on Muslims in Myanmar
dalai lama decried buddhist monks' attacks on muslims in myanmar,... saying killing in the name of religion was "unthinkable "...
7, decried buddhist monks' attacks on muslims in myanmar, saying... killing in the name of religion was "unthinkable " the... s tour that the root of seemingly sectarian conflict was... political, not spiritual "really, killing people in the name of...
News ID: 10789   Publish Date: 2013/05/08


Buddhist monks incite killings of Muslims in Myanmar
an examination of last month's riots in central myanmar, based... on interviews with more than 30 witnesses, reveals that a...
kill her," the monk taunted police, according to a witness,... nearly 100 muslims in this city in central myanmar it... was thursday, march 21 within hours, up to 25 muslims... up a hill in a neighborhood called mingalarzay yone and...
News ID: 10493   Publish Date: 2013/04/10


Death Toll Rises to 40 in Violence against Muslims in Myanmar
death toll in communal riot in meikhtila, myanmar's northern mandalay...
army men cleared the wreckage in the aftermath of the... riot which lasted for three days in meikhtila from march... 20 to 22, leaving 9,600 people homeless the situation is... now claimed to have returned to normalcy in the township...
News ID: 10381   Publish Date: 2013/03/27


OIC strongly condemns violence against Muslims in Myanmar
ekmeleddin ihsanoglu strongly condemned the recent spreading of the violence... against muslims in myanmar ...
ekmeleddin ihsanoglu strongly condemned the recent spreading of the violence... against muslims in myanmar at the hands of extremist buddhists... violence in arakan in the west of the country continues... uninterrupted since last june and has spread to other cities...
News ID: 10371   Publish Date: 2013/03/27


Buddhists Continue Violence against Muslims in Myanmar
president thein sein had declared an emergency in central myanmar...
of anarchy in which armed buddhists torched the city's muslim... late sunday night, pelting it with stones and smashing windows... in the nearby town of yamethin, state television reported another... mosque and several buildings were destroyed the same day in...
News ID: 10364   Publish Date: 2013/03/26


Egypt’s President Mohamed Morsi: Palestine foremost issue for Muslim world
egypt’s president mohamed morsi has expressed solidarity with palestinians saying... that the issue of palestine is the foremost issue facing...
"we are confronting a lot of challenges, first and foremost…we... have the palestinian cause,” morsi said as he opened the... summit of the organization of islamic cooperation oic in the... egyptian capital, cairo "the palestinian cause is the cornerstone in...
News ID: 9871   Publish Date: 2013/02/07


Iranian delegation to visit Myanmar
9 to study the situation of the oppressed muslim minority... in the country, an mp informed on thursday, january 3...
an iranian parliamentary delegation will soon visit myanmar to examine... the latest situation of the ethnic rohingya muslims and find... out ways to help the minority in the southeast asian... country the representatives of iran's foreign ministry, imam khomeini's relief...
News ID: 9600   Publish Date: 2013/01/04


Rohingya Muslims flee to Australia to avoid religious persecution
thousands of rohingya muslims in myanmar have fled the country,... with many taking incredible risks to reach australia, to avoid...
myanmar’s government refuses to recognize rohingya muslims as citizens and... labels the minority of about 800,000 as "illegal” immigrants the... persecuted minority have faced torture, neglect, and repression in myanmar... since it achieved independence in 1948 saeed kazim, a rohingya...
News ID: 9593   Publish Date: 2013/01/03


UN issues resolution on Buddhist-Muslim clashes in Myanmar
the united nations general assembly has issued a resolution expressing... concern over clashes between buddhists and muslims in myanmar ...
to improve the situation of the rohingya muslims the un... human rights, including their right to a nationality ” the... and fundamental freedoms” in the country some 800,000 rohingyas are... deprived of citizenship rights due to the policy of discrimination...
News ID: 9517   Publish Date: 2012/12/25


US-Zionist Plot for Spurring Religious Conflict in Myanmar
foreign ministry spokesman ramin mehmanparast said an american-zionist current is... attempting to exploit the ethnic differences in myanmar to create... a war against islam in this country ...
speaking to iqna, he referred to the killing of muslims... in myanmar and the conflicts between muslims and buddhists in... the west "the problem may be rooted in ethnic differences... in the country that have spread in the past years,...
News ID: 9339   Publish Date: 2012/11/11


UN condemns latest ethnic Violence against Muslims in Myanmar
rakhine and muslim rohingya which leaves 56 people dead and...
reforms are "likely to be jeopardised" if communal violence in... 56 people dead in recent days, is not stemmed "the... a spokesman for secretary-general ban ki-moon said in a statement... opening up process being currently pursued by the government is...
News ID: 9288   Publish Date: 2012/10/26


11 Myanmar Muslims killed in Rakhine
at least eleven rohingya muslims in myanmar have been killed... after extremist buddhists set fire to their houses in two... muslim villages in the city of sittwe in the western... rakhine state, a report says ...
the incident occurred when a number of buddhits backed by... in the villages of mamra and mraut late sunday, radio... provided the buddhists with big containers of petrol to set... towards abuses against the rohingya muslims has emboldened the extremist...
News ID: 9274   Publish Date: 2012/10/22


Muslim Students Unity Network (MSUN) condemns Myanmar Massacre
issuing a declaration, the muslim students unity network musn condemned... the myanmar massacre and announced its readiness to aid the... oppressed rohingya muslims ...
according to rohama, signing the declaration, the international network including... indonesia, india, malaysia, nigeria, tunisia, eritrea, iraq, lebanon and …... strongly condemned the massacre against the oppressed people of myanmar... 13 in the name of allah, the compassionate, the merciful...
News ID: 9036   Publish Date: 2012/08/26


Iran to send Humanitarian aid to Rohingya Muslims
iran's foreign ministry spokesman ramin mehmanparast says the islamic republic... will send humanitarian aid to the rohingya muslims, who have... been subjected to violence in myanmar ...
in the wake of the recent violence against the rohingya... has held talks with myanmarese officials, negotiating means to send... aid to the muslim minority, mehmanparast said on saturday based... of myanmar refuses to recognize the rohingyas and classifies them...
News ID: 9008   Publish Date: 2012/08/21


OIC members call for unity across Muslim world
for unity across the muslim world, stressing the importance of... the palestinian cause ...
at the closing session of the oic summit in the... saudi city of mecca in the early hours of thursday,... the members also called muslims’ killings in myanmar "crimes against... humanity ” oic secretary-general ekmeleddin ihsanoglu called for the promotion...
News ID: 8987   Publish Date: 2012/08/16